Month: June 2012

NMMC-Eupora Board makes donation

From Press Reports

Crystal Stevens and Sarah Mitchell have developed a project from research they completed on childhood obesity in Mississippi.

The two are Family Career and Community Leaders of America/ Early Childhood Education students at the Webster County Career … Read more

Season finale at Maben Story Hour

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — It was another fun time at the Maben Library on May 18 as the children gathered to hear “The Grouchy Ladybug,” which is a story about a ladybug that obviously got up … Read more

Peewee cheer/ football camp held

The Eupora varsity cheerleaders sponsored a peewee cheerleader and peewee football camp May 7-9 at Webster Care Learning Center.

The cheer camp participants will cheer and dance, and the football participants will show off the football skills they learned during … Read more

Deon Bedford signs with Belhaven

East Mississippi Community College men’s basketball standout Deon Bedford of West Oktibbeha County High School has signed a scholarships to play basketball at Belhaven University.

He signed with Belhaven during the first week of May.

Bedford, a 6-foot-5 guard/forward from … Read more

Engines donated to ag power program

From Press Reports

The Small Engine and Equipment Repair program, one of the programs taught in the Landscape Management Department on the Hinds Community College, Raymond Campus, is facilitating the donation of Kohler Outdoor Power Equipment Co. engines to Mississippi … Read more

4-H club conducts workshops

From Staff Reports

The Controllers Generation II 4-H Club of Maben has been hosting a series of health, fitness and nutrition workshops.

During “Fitness Fun,” numerous physical activities and games were presented at Shivers Park and West Oktibbeha County High … Read more

Maben Library SRP features wildlife

From Press Reports

MABEN — The second week of the Maben Library Summer Reading Program feature Beverly Smith from the Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge as the guest speaker on Tuesday. She had on display skulls of an … Read more

Market has friendly atmosphere, bargains

By Jane Collins, Manager Maben Farmers’ Market

MABEN — Saturday saw the largest group of vendors at the Maben Farmers’ Market to date.

Fourteen vendors set up in Maben offering the public a wide variety of produce and other handcrafted … Read more

GLC recognizes a special lady

From GLC-Eupora

Just about any day of the week if you pass the NMMC-Eupora walking track in the late afternoon, you will see a precious lady with a stick in one hand and a visor on her head making her … Read more

Story Hour all about flowers

By Dottie Dewberry For the WPT

MABEN — Mrs. Mary read “It Could Still be a Flower” to the little boys and the little girl that showed up for Story Hour at the Maben Public Library on May 4.

Mother’s … Read more